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Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre
The AECC on the outskirts of Aberdeen is a favourite venue for oil-related events. It recently announced that plans have been approved to build an 200 bedroom, 4-star hotel on the site which is expected to open in 2008.
West Park Centre
It is one of Tayside’s main venues and has recently undergone a major refurbishment programme. West Park now boasts 17 different areas of varying capacities and room layouts which can hold everything from large conferences, meetings, workshops and private functions to exhibitions for up to 300 delegates.
Edinburgh International Conference Centre
The EICC is famously hi-tech, and is currently promoting its plans for a new expansion space measuring 3,255 sq m, which will double the the city centre venue’s capacity. The new space will open in 2009.
The Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre
The SECC in Glasgow has received full planning permission to build Scotland’s National Arena. News that the centre has the go-ahead for the impressive £62m purpose-built Arena will enhance the SECC’s facilities and strengthen Glasgow’s bid to host the 2014 Commonwealth Games.